Heartbreak and relief in equal measure after Day 1 eliminations

The first team to be sent home was ph Execration. They faced eu Team Secret, and it was the first of today’s rather one-sided matches. YapzOr got to play his signature Rubick, and though he didn’t stand out as much as he did in some of Secret’s groupstage matches, his play was as solid as ever. The combined physical damage output of MidOne’s Templar Assassin and MentalProtector’s Phantom Lancer helped the team snowball to victory.

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